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National Ice Cream Day 2022 Deals in Houston | Verified Freebies & Specials

Temperatures outdoors are soaring and a big scoop of ice cream is the perfect way to cool off. There are some awesome ice cream shops in the Houston area that not only serve delicious ice cream but also have their own twist on ice cream including rolls, unique flavors, and more! 

The only thing that would make it better is a cheap frozen treat! This Sunday, you can get big discounts on your favorite creamy, cold desserts. National Ice Cream Day is July 17 and there are tons of deals in H-town to take advantage of.

Editor’s note: Our staff tries to bring you the most up to date information. However, as always, we suggest that you confirm before heading out for these delicious scoops! 

National Ice Cream Day 2022 Deals in Houston – Verified Specials & Freebies

Amy’s Ice Creams

Get away from this summer heat to cherish a loved one and chill out with Amy’s as we get ready to celebrate National Ice Cream Month, all July! Each week Amy’s will provide you with a new experience that will have your fondest ice cream memories rushing back.


I scream, you scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM ?. This Sunday, Carvel will offer a BOGO soft serve in any small cup or cone for National Ice Cream Day!

Cold Stone Creamery

Join the My Cold Stone Club today and you’ll receive a Buy One, Get One FREE Creation™ loaded to your account, plus: 25 bonus points, Buy One, Get One FREE Creation™ coupon loaded to your account for your birthday, opportunities to receive fantastic prizes throughout the year, exclusive Member-only offers and a sneak peek at new products and promotions.

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Snow Cone and Shaved Ice in Houston - Armadillo Snow Cones

Best Snow Cones and Shaved Ice in Houston | Image Credit – Armadillo Snow Cones

Dairy Queen

On Sunday, July 17, fans can enjoy $1 off any Dipped Cone (excluding kid cones), made with world-famous DQ soft serve. Fans can get the deal with the DQ® app* available for download on iOS and Android devices. The offer is valid at participating DQ locations nationwide and includes the classic Chocolate Dipped Cone.

Dippin Dots

Dippin Dots will be giving away a FREE mini cup during a two-hour window- so check with your local store to see when the giveaway will be! ONLY available at participating stores and shopping center locations.


Get your coupon for $1 off any Enlightened product, sign up, and be the first to know about exciting offers! 

Marble Slab Creamery

Get a $5 reward once you sign up and make your first purchase. Earn one point for every $1 you spend and enjoy $5 off for every 50 points you earn. Enjoy sweet treats and rewards during special holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and much more! Download the app today.

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4-Star All-Inclusive Cancún Resort with Private Beaches – Right now at a 43% discount!!!

Monkey Joe’s

Can’t wait for National Ice Cream day on the 17th?! Try Monkey Jane’s Ice Cream in a bag. Download the recipe here or visit the Kids only section of our website. 

Paletas Morelia

Celebrate the COOLEST day of the year with the best pops in the city at Paletas Gourmet this Sunday, July 18th, 2021. For National Ice Cream Day, the Mexican Ice Cream shop will be giving out FREE SPECIAL TOPPINGS ALL DAY so that means ice cream lovers can enjoy the best treat and the best ice cream experience for free all in one day! 

Steak N Shake

All shake and drinks 1/2 price happy hour weekdays 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm at participating restaurants.

Whole Foods Market

Members save an extra 10% on these in-store SALE prices! (Excludes alcohol).


To make National Ice Cream Day even sweeter, Baskin-Robbins is offering free ice cream-scented Kinetic Sand™ with any purchase of $10 or more only on July 18, while supplies last.* Available in Chocolate Mint or Strawberry Banana scents, it’s so satisfying you won’t be able to put it down – and now, you won’t be able to resist smelling it.


National Ice Cream Day is this Sunday 7/17 and it’s your chance to earn 3x times the points on your in-store or online purchase!

National Ice Cream Day 2022 Deals in Houston – No Updates Yet for 2022

Bruster’s Real Ice Cream (No update yet for 2022)

If you have a little one under 40 inches tall, they can get a free baby cone. And your family dog can visit Bruster’s with you to get a FREE Doggie Sundae. The best part is that this deal is good for any day — not just National Ice Cream Day! In the Houston area, there is a Bruster’s in Spring and Cypress. View locations here.

Burger King (No update yet for 2022)

In the month of July, you can get FREE vanilla soft serve in a cup or cone when you make a $1 purchase. You’ll have to sign up for the Royal Perks program to redeem the offer.

Know of a National Ice Cream Day deal we missed? Comment below with your favorite ice cream discount in Houston on July 17.

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